Power Station++ is a funding programme for internships and travel grants for professionals working in the cultural field, run by the Center for Projects of the Municipality of Timișoara, with funds allocated from the state budget, through the budget of the Ministry of Culture.
Power Station++ Programme | Mobilities for cultural professionals is part of Power Station, the component of the National Cultural Programme ‘Timișoara – European Capital of Culture in 2023’ dedicated to increasing the capacity of the cultural sector, implemented by the Center for Projects of the Municipality of Timișoara.
The funding programme is addressed to applicants who are at least 18 years old or to authorised natural persons, Romanian or foreign, active in the cultural field.
Professionals from the cultural sector are encouraged to participate: artists, cultural managers, producers, curators, art critics, financial managers, cultural mediators, researchers, cultural communication professionals, cultural policy professionals, other occupations in the area of technical or administrative support for the cultural scene, regardless of employment status, freelancers, etc.
There is funding available for both inbound travel (national/international professionals to Timișoara) and outbound travel (professionals from Timișoara to other destinations). Individual grants are max. 15,000 RON for inbound travel (~3000 EUR) and 20,000 RON for outbound travel (~4000 EUR).
There will be a continuous process of registration, evaluation and contracting – until the allocated budgets are exhausted or until the registration deadline of 15 April 2024.